albums The Best Bauhaus Albums of All Time  

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Fronted by Peter Murphy and his count-like, yet incredible voice, Bauhaus brought great things to the post-punk movement. In their initial years together, the band created some interesting music, to say the least, spanning across multiple albums. Here, you'll find a list of the best Bauhaus albums, including pictures of the album covers when available. This Bauhaus discography is ranked from best to worst, so the top Bauhaus albums can be found at the top of the list. To make it easy for you, we haven't included Bauhaus singles, EPs, or compilations, so everything you see here should only be studio albums. If you think the greatest Bauhaus album isn't high enough on the list, then be sure to vote for it so it receives the credit it deserves. Make sure you don't just vote for critically acclaimed albums; if you have a favorite Bauhaus album, then vote it up, even if it's not necessarily the most popular.

If you want to know, "What is the Best Bauhaus album of all time?" or "What are the top Bauhaus albums?" then this list will answer your questions. List albums include Burning From the Inside, The Sky's Gone Out and many more.

This list of popular Bauhaus albums has been voted on by music fans around the world, so the order of this list isn't just one person's opinion. 

In the Flat Field is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Bauhaus Albums of All Time
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In the Flat Field

1. Double Dare
2. In the Flat Field
3. A God in an Alcove
4. Dive
5. The Spy in the Cab

Release Date: 1980

Artist: Bauhaus

Tracks: A God in an Alcove, In the Flat Field, The Spy in the Cab, Small Talk Stinks, Nerves, + more

Genres (Music): Gothic rock, Post-punk

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The Sky's Gone Out is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Bauhaus Albums of All Time
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The Sky's Gone Out

1. Third Uncle
2. Silent Hedges
3. In the Night
4. Swing the Heartache
5. Spirit
6. The Three Shadows, Part I
7. The Three Shadows, Part II
8. The Three Shadows, Part III
9. All We Ever Wanted Was Everything
10. Exquisite Corpse

Release Date: 1982

Artist: Bauhaus

Producer: Bauhaus

Tracks: Spirit, Exquisite Corpse, The Three Shadows^! Part I, All We Ever Wanted Was Everything, Swing the Heartache, + more

Length (mins): 00:42:49

Genres (Music): Gothic rock, Post-punk

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Mask is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Bauhaus Albums of All Time
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1. Hair of the Dog
2. The Passion of Lovers
3. Of Lillies and Remains
4. Dancing
5. Hollow Hills

Release Date: 1981

Artist: Bauhaus

Producer: Bauhaus

Tracks: Dancing, Hair of the Dog, Muscle in Plastic, Mask, The Passion of Lovers, + more

Genres (Music): Gothic rock, Post-punk

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Burning From the Inside is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Bauhaus Albums of All Time
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1. She's in Parties
2. Antonin Artaud
3. Wasp
4. King Volcano
5. Who Killed Mr. Moonlight?
6. Slice of Life
7. Honeymoon Croon
8. Kingdom's Coming
9. Burning from the Inside
10. Hope

Release Date: 1983

Artist: Bauhaus

Tracks: Kingdom's Coming, King Volcano, She's in Parties, Who Killed Mr. Moonlight?, Burning From the Inside, + more

Genres (Music): Gothic rock, Post-punk

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